Due to construction at New York City’s Penn Station, Amtrak’s trains operating through the Hudson River Valley have to detour on the Metro-North Railroad to get to Grand Central Terminal. Because... (more)
"COMING AROUND THE CURVE AT TARRYTOWN"
An early morning SB Empire Service train from Rensselaer to New York Penn Station has just left the station as it rolls by some nice foliage.
Amtrak 701 heads eastbound with Empire Service train #236.
Amtrak Empire Service train #236 heading past Metro North's Riverdale Station.
Now for three of a kind! P32AC-DMs Amtrak 711 (Phase III) and Metro-North 228 (New Haven) and 204 (MNR) sit on tracks 38-36 on the afternoon of August 2, 2017. The summer service diversions that a... (more)
"Track Replacement at Penn Station"
Empire Service train 236 prepares to depart from Track 6 in Penn Station while trackmen work on replacing Track 7. Amtrak is in the process of... (more)
"Brand New "Georgia" Viewliner Diners at Penn"
Two brand new Viewliner Diners, 68002 (Atlanta) & 68003 (Augusta), sit on the rear of Amtrak train 236 having just arrive... (more)
More Phase III. The Amtrak business car "Beech Grove" is now painted in Phase III. The car is seen heading SB towards New York Penn on the 8:10am departure from Albany-Rensselaer.
Amtrak's Empire Service train 236 heads Southbound along the Hudson River.
An Empire Service train heads toward NYC on a scenic fall morning. The Hudson River and Storm King Mountain are in the background.